David T. Early, FACHE
Vice President of Support Services and Operations,
Administrator of Cherokee Medical Center
Mr. Early was promoted to Vice President of Support Services and Operations in 2018. He directed the transition of Cherokee Medical Center to Floyd management that same year.
In May 2019, he added the responsibility of Administrator of Cherokee Medical Center to his other duties.
Mr. Early joined the Executive Team as Vice President of Support Services in 2015. He joined Floyd in 2004 as Project Manager for Floyd’s supply chain. He was named Director of Materials Management in 2005, and in 2011, was promoted to Director of Support Services.
Mr. Early earned a Master of Business Administration degree and a Master of Health Administration degree from Georgia State University. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in organizational management from Covenant College.
Mr. Early is former chairman of the board of directors for Distributive Cooperative Inc. He is a past board member and president of the Georgia Society for Healthcare Materials Management and previously served as chairman of the Volunteer Hospitals of America Supply Chain Leaders Council.